Tropicana Field - St. Petersburg, FL
League Championship Series
2
Final
0
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
BOS 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 7 0
TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Boston Boston Tampa Bay Tampa Bay
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ellsbury CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Pedroia 2B 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .333
Ortiz DH 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .000
Youkilis 3B 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .750
Drew RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .333
Bay LF 3 1 1 0 1 1 3 .333
Kotsay 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .250
Lowrie SS 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 .000
Varitek C 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
Totals 32 2 7 2 3 7 18 -

Batting

2B: Youkilis 2 (2, Howell, Shields); Kotsay (1, Shields)
TB: Youkilis 5; Kotsay 2; Drew; Bay; Pedroia
RBI: Youkilis (1); Lowrie (1)
Game-winning RBI: Lowrie
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kotsay 2; Drew 2; Varitek; Ellsbury
GIDP: Drew
SF: Lowrie
Team RISP: 1-for-9
Team LOB: 8

Baserunning

SB: Pedroia (1, 2nd base off Howell/Navarro)

Fielding

DP: (Lowrie-Pedroia-Kotsay)
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Iwamura 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333
Upton CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .250
Pena 1B 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .000
Longoria 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .000
Crawford LF 3 0 1 0 1 2 0 .333
Floyd DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .250
Navarro C 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
Gross RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
Bartlett SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
Totals 30 0 4 0 4 11 17 -

Batting

TB: Floyd; Crawford; Upton; Iwamura
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Floyd 2; Bartlett; Longoria
GIDP: Longoria
Team RISP: 1-for-8
Team LOB: 7

Fielding

DP: (Iwamura-Bartlett-Pena)
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Matsuzaka W (1-0) 7.0 4 0 0 4 9 0 0.00
Okajima H (1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Masterson H (1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Papelbon S (1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Totals 9.0 4 0 0 4 11 0 -

Pitching

WP: Matsuzaka (1)
Pitches-Strikes: Matsuzaka 115-66; Okajima 4-1; Masterson 5-3; Papelbon 12-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Matsuzaka 6-7; Okajima 0-1; Masterson 1-0; Papelbon 0-1
Batters Faced: Matsuzaka 29; Okajima 1; Masterson 1; Papelbon 3
Inherited Runners-Scored: Okajima 2-0; Masterson 2-0
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Shields L (0-1) 7.1 6 2 2 2 6 0 2.45
Howell 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 -
Balfour 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Price 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Totals 9.0 7 2 2 3 7 0 -

Pitching

HBP: Drew (by Balfour)
Pitches-Strikes: Shields 100-65; Howell 12-7; Balfour 21-12; Price 3-2
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Shields 8-9; Howell 0-0; Balfour 0-3; Price 0-0
Batters Faced: Shields 29; Howell 2; Balfour 5; Price 1
Inherited Runners-Scored: Howell 1-1; Balfour 2-0

Game Info

Boston Red Sox @ Tampa Bay Rays: Oct 10, 2008

Venue: Tropicana Field
Attendance: 35,001
Duration: 3:25
Weather: 70 degrees, Dome or Roof Closed
Wind: 0 MPH

League Championship Series:

TB wins Series 4-3
Gm 1: Fri, 10/10 Final
BOS 2
TB 0
Gm 2: Sat, 10/11 Final
BOS 8
TB 9
Gm 3: Mon, 10/13 Final
TB 9
BOS 1
Gm 4: Tue, 10/14 Final
TB 13
BOS 4
Gm 5: Thu, 10/16 Final
TB 7
BOS 8
Gm 6: Sat, 10/18 Final
BOS 4
TB 2
Gm 7: Sun, 10/19 Final
BOS 1
TB 3
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Fantasy Leaders

PLAYER PTS
Daisuke Matsuzaka
27.0
James Shields
James Shields
TB - P
9.3
Jonathan Papelbon
7.0
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